August 2nd, 2019 | by Kyle Field
sonnen has built the most advanced residential energy storage solution in the world in its ecoLinx home energy storage solution and its thermally stable lithium iron phosphate-based batteries. Here's a look behind the scenes at the lab in Wildspoldried, Germany where the ninth generation of sonnen's lithium iron phosphate-based batteries are assembled and tested
December 11th, 2018 | by Kyle Field
sonnen and partner tiko Energy Solutions have received pre-qualification from the transmission system operator for the grid in Germany, TenneT, to leverage its existing distributed network of energy storage systems pooled into a virtual power plant to provide primary balancing power
November 15th, 2018 | by Kyle Field
Residential energy storage leader sonnen is taking another step forward with its sonnenCommunity solution with the announcement of the Hunters Point - Pearl Homes Community and Marina in the small fishing village of Cortez, Florida
October 6th, 2018 | by Kyle Field
CleanTechnica spent some quality time with the folks over at sonnen while at the 2018 Solar Power International (SPI) show in Anaheim, California, and was absolutely blown away by the category-defining sonnen ecoLinx residential energy storage, demand response, and automation solution it debuted earlier last month
December 1st, 2017 | by George Harvey
Puerto Rico has been devastated.
Yesterday, I spent about an hour watching a video that was taken from the dashboard of a car driving through the Puerto Rican countryside. My friend Joseph Mangum had driven for miles through the mountains, over roads with piles of wreckage on the sides that seemed endless. Beyond the wreckage was a countryside populated by trees that had been stripped bare
November 4th, 2017 | by Kyle Field
Tesla (and FEMA) have garnered most of the press for relief efforts aimed at restoring power to Puerto Rico. Certainly, Tesla and FEMA have been involved in relief action (and inaction), but they are far from the only players in the game. Others have also launched efforts to restore power to the island nation.
Sonnen launched its Puerto Rico Energy Security Initiative (PRESI) with the specific aim to restore power to a number of communities around the island nation with microgrid technology.
August 5th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan
Highly regarded battery storage firm sonnen was one of the big winners of the 2017 Zayed Future Energy Prize, winning in the Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) category. I interviewed sonnen CEO and co-founder Christoph Ostermann in January just after the company won the prize. It was a fun interview because of how futuristic sonnen's vision is and also because of Mr Ostermann's clear propensity for fun
July 10th, 2017 | by Giles Parkinson
Christoph Ostermann, the founder and CEO of German battery storage developer Sonnenbatterie, could hardly believe his luck: Just as he prepared to announce a plan to take Australia’s energy utilities “out of business”, the utilities announced – en masse – a near 20 per cent jump in the cost of grid power.
February 15th, 2017 | by Tina Casey
Atlanta, Georgia is about to become an epicenter of energy storage manufacuring and R&D in the US -- for an area in "horrible shape" it's doing pretty good!
January 1st, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan
I'm not going to attempt to identify which CleanTechnica stories of 2016 were my favorites, but below is a top 50 list of our 50 most popular articles in 2016 based purely on pageviews. After that, there's a top 30 list for December (also purely based on pageviews)
September 8th, 2016 | by James Ayre
The online energy efficiency marketplace Enersave.com has begun to accept reservations for sonnenBatterie residential energy storage products on the east [&hellip
July 25th, 2016 | by Jake Richardson
Shortly after announcing a new residential energy storage product, Sonnen did it again with a commercial one — the sonnenBatterie [&hellip
December 31st, 2015 | by Glenn Meyers
Battery storage is already showing itself as a hotly contested race in the US, even before the 2016 widely expected [&hellip
December 6th, 2015 | by Glenn Meyers
Sonnenbatterie, Germany’s market leader for residential energy storage, has launched a community energy trading platform, sonnenCommunity, aimed at enabling trading [&hellip
September 14th, 2015 | by William Steel
Phillip Schröder, Tesla’s Country Director for Germany and Austria, has resigned from his position at Tesla to return to his former [&hellip
September 2nd, 2015 | by Zachary Shahan
Some more clean transport highlights for the obsessed among you (click the subheadings to read the full stories): How Will [&hellip
July 15th, 2015 | by James Ayre
The Czech utility company ČEZ is investing several hundred million Czech Koruna into the German battery company Sonnenbatterie via its [&hellip